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2023 MLB Gambling – Boston vs San Diego
(25-20) Boston Red Sox vs. San Diego Padres (20-25)
Date: Sunday, May 21st
Time: 4:10 ET
Venue: PETCO Park San Diego, CA
Projected Starting Pitchers: Corey Kluber vs. Michael Wacha
MLB Odds: Red Sox +120 | Padres -140 (Bet Now!)
Run Line Odds: Red Sox +1.5 | Padres -1.5
MLB Total: O/U: 9
Boston Red Sox vs. San Diego Padres Starting Pitcher Matchup
Corey Kluber will be starting for the Red Sox today. He has played in eight games and has an ERA of 6.41 and a record of 2 wins and 5 losses. He has a 33:15 strikeout-to-walk ratio in his eight starts.
So far, his opponents have a batting average of .265 and an on-base percentage of .339 against him.
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Kluber has given up 11 home runs and has an allowed slugging percentage of .531. In his last game against the Cardinals, Kluber allowed four runs on seven hits and three walks over five innings, striking out five and taking a loss.
The Padres will have Michael Wacha as their starting pitcher today. He has played in eight games and has an ERA of 4.06 with a record of 4 wins and 1 loss. His opponents have a batting average of .229 and an on-base percentage of .292 against him.
Wacha has a current strikeout-to-walk ratio of 41:13. He has given up four home runs and has an allowed slugging percentage of .406. In his last game against the Royals, Wacha had an outstanding performance, carrying a no-hitter into the eighth inning and allowing only one hit and one walk over seven shutout innings.
He also struck out a career-high 11 batters, making him a standout player in Monday’s game.
Boston Red Sox Stats
The Red Sox head into the game with a three-game winning streak and a record of 25-20. They currently hold the 4th position in the AL East. When playing away from home, they have a 10-9 record, while their home record stands at 15-11.
The Red Sox’s runline record is 25-20, with an average run differential of 0.5. Their over/under record is 30-14, with an average of 10.8 combined runs per game.
On the offensive side, the Red Sox are performing well, averaging 5.6 runs per game, which ranks 3rd in the league. They have the 3rd highest combined batting average in MLB at .271 and an OPS of .792, also ranking 3rd.
In terms of strikeouts, the Red Sox rank 5th, having struck out the 5th most times, but they have also generated 147 walks.
San Diego Padres Stats
The Padres enter the game on a three-game losing streak with a record of 20-25. They currently hold the 4th position in the NL West. When playing away from home, they have a 9-11 record, while their home record stands at 11-14.
The Padres’ runline record is 20-25, with an average run differential of -0.3. Their over/under record is 14-29, with an average of 8.0 combined runs per game.
On the offensive side, the Padres have been averaging 5.6 runs per game, ranking 3rd in the league. They currently have the 3rd highest combined batting average in MLB at .271, along with an OPS of .792, also placing them 3rd.
In terms of strikeouts, the Padres rank 5th, having struck out the 5th most times, but they have also generated 147 walks.
Boston vs. San Diego MLB Betting Trends
- The Red Sox have a 6-4 straight-up record in their last ten road games.
- The Red Sox are 6-4 vs. the runline in their previous ten road games.
- Conversely, the Padres have a 3-7 straight-up record in their last ten home games.
- The Padres have a 4-6 mark vs. the runline across their last ten home games.
- The Red Sox hold a 2-1 record in their last three games as the favorite, and they are also 2-1 as the underdog.
- The Padres have a 0-3 record in their last three games when favored, and they are 0-3 as the underdog as well.
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